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Melancholy Negro

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2011-08-05 19:05:00.0
File Size:
4.19 MB
Dimensions:
2480 x 4451 pixels
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Digital Media Bank ID: 8949
Description: Melancholy Negro. This oil painting by Glyn Philpot shows a man in red underpants sitting on a block against a greenish background with a blue strip to the left. His head and eyes appear downcast.
Categories: Timeline/ 1930s, Collections / Fine Art, Collections / Fine Art/ Oil Paintings  

Rights & Reuse

Licence: CC BY-SA
Credit Line: Royal Pavilion & Museums, Brighton & Hove

Object or Artwork info

Type (of Object or Artwork): Oil Painting
Title (of Artwork / Object): Melancholy Negro
Creator (of Artwork / Object): Glyn Philpot
Date Created (of Object / Artwork): 1936
Description (Object or Artwork): This oil painting by Glyn Philpot shows a man in red underpants sitting on a block against a greenish background with a blue strip to the left. His head and eyes appear downcast. Exhibited: London, Royal Academy, 1937, no. 434. London, Redfern Gallery, 1937, no. 10. London, Tate Gallery,Memorial Exhibition, 1938, no. 62. Brighton Art Gallery,Glyn Philpot, 1953, no. 25. Worthing Art Gallery,Glyn Philpot, 1962, no. 25. London, National Portrait Gallery,Glyn Philpot, 1984-85, no. 63. Chichester, Pallant House,Glyn Philpot, 1998. York, City Art Gallery and tour,The Artist's Model, 1999, no. 85, illus. p. 103.
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Other Keywords: oil paintingPCF

File info

Original Filename: fa000132_d01_ab10.jpg
Size: 4.19 MB; 2480 x 4451 pixels; 210 x 377 mm (print at 300 DPI); 656 x 1178 mm (screen at 96 DPI);
Orientation: Portrait

Administrative info

Linked Accession no.: FA000132